University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-64-222
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Buddhist
Provenience: Gandhara
Date Made: 2nd Century - 3rd Century
Early Date: 100
Late Date: 2nd Century - 3rd Century
Section:Asian
Materials:Slate
Technique:Bas Relief
Frieze
Carved
Iconography:Buddha
Attendants
Putti
Height: 16.83 Centimeters/Inches
Length: 61 Centimeters/Inches
Credit Line:Alexander Scott Expedition to India, 1915-1918

Description

Frieze of three seated Buddhas. Micaceous slate bas relief. Three sections divided by tapering pilasters upon each of which is represented a putti. In each section is a seated Buddha surrounded by attendants.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (12 Dec 1985 - 21 Oct 2012) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Lyons, Elizabeth, et al. 1985. Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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